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House TTN | Miyahara Architect Office

House TTN | Miyahara Architect Office

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• September 7, 2009 • Comments (2)

Japan-based Miyahara Architect Office has designed the House TTN located in Tokyo , Japan. The house was designed to accommodate three families with independent kitchen unit, bathroom, and toilet. The main spaces are separated by outdoor common decks which also act as buffer zone between families. + Project description courtesy of Miyahara Architect Office, text […]

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Inside Out Cabin | Reiulf Ramstad Architects

Inside Out Cabin | Reiulf Ramstad Architects

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• August 31, 2009 • Comments (1)

Inside out cabin by Norway-based firm Reiulf Ramstad Architects is located on top of the hill in Hvaler – Norway, overlooking the ocean and the horizon. The house was designed to harmonize with its surrounding, by the choice of the raw material and big glasses, it blurs the edge between inside and outside. + Project […]

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Knut Hamsun Center | Steven Holl architects

Knut Hamsun Center | Steven Holl architects

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• August 28, 2009 • Comments (0)

Steven Holl Architects has designed the Knut Hamsun Center located in Hamarøy, Norway. This is an historical museum for writer Knut Hamsun including exhibition areas, library, reading room, cafe and 230 seat auditorium. The concept for the museum, “Building as a Body: Battleground of Invisible Forces,” is realized from inside and out. Here the wood […]

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Chen House | Marco Casagrande

Chen House | Marco Casagrande

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• August 21, 2009 • Comments (0)

Chen House by Finnish architect Marco Casagrande and Frank Chen. It was built as a shelter for farmers on an old japanese cherry farm in the Datun mountains of North-Taiwan. + Project description courtesy of Marco Casagrande The house is realized on an old Japanese cherry-farm in the Datun – mountains of North-Taiwan. It is […]

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Seletar Close | Formwerkz Architects

Seletar Close | Formwerkz Architects

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• July 31, 2009 • Comments (1)

Singaporean practice Formwerkz Architects has completed a modern tropical house in Singapore. Hierarchies of spaces (and family cells) were carefully expressed in choice materials and architectural languages… Communal spaces were designed as light and open, inviting structures. Formwerkz Architects + Architect’s Statement courtesy of Formwerkz Architects How will you engage the very traditional Asian Concept […]

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Landscape House | K2Ld Architects

Landscape House | K2Ld Architects

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• July 25, 2009 • Comments (1)

Singapore-based architecture firm K2Ld Architects has designed a landscape house located in Cluny Hill, Singapore. The primary motivation behind the project was to respect this ground and to only allow the house to “touch the ground” as lightly as possible. K2Ld Architects + Project description courtesy of K2Ld Architects A stunning landscape calls for a […]

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URBIA Furniture System | OBRA Architects

URBIA Furniture System | OBRA Architects

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• July 23, 2009 • Comments (2)

URBIA Furniture System for Small Apartments in Big Cities, designed by OBRA Architects for the lifestyles of minimal materiality. + Design description courtesy of OBRA Architects Over the past few years the technological developments related to digital fabrication have became a sort of David’s sling in the design process, significantly expanding the range of what […]

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Knocktopher Friary | ODOS architects

Knocktopher Friary | ODOS architects

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• July 16, 2009 • Comments (2)

Irish architecture studio ODOS architects has designed an extension and refurbishment project for an existing protected friary building in Knocktopher, Co. Kilkenny. A new central courtyard has been organized and surrounded by new and old buildings, and further developed as a contemporary cloister. + Project Description courtesy of ODOS architects This project is an extension […]

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Leggenda Ice Cream and Yogurt | SO Architecture

Leggenda Ice Cream and Yogurt | SO Architecture

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• July 2, 2009 • Comments (1)

Israel-based architect firm SO Architecture recently has completed the Leggenda Ice Cream and Yogurt located in Ramat Ishay, Israel. + Project description courtesy of SO Architecture In the industrial zone of Ramat Ishay northern Israel, Inside an old abandoned carpentry shop a new branch of the Leggenda ice cream and yogurt was put up. To […]

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The Six Ramsgate Residence | Wallflower Architecture + Design

The Six Ramsgate Residence | Wallflower Architecture + Design

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• May 18, 2009 • Comments (0)

Singaporean architect firm Wallflower Architecture + Design recently has completed a multi-courtyard house located at Six Ramsgate Road, Singapore. Due to its deep site, two big courtyards have been inserted in between the major spaces. A strong axis leads from the entrance foyer, swimming pool, formal living area, internal garden court and formal dining areas, […]

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